IRON MAIDEN's 'Bring Your Daughter' Named One Of Best British Number One Singles
According to a posting on the IRON MAIDEN fan site MaidenFans.com, IRON MAIDEN, IRON MAIDEN's 1990 hit single "Bring Your Daughter... To The Slaughter" was voted second best British number one single ever in a BBC Radio 1 poll, beaten only by QUEEN's "Bohemian Rhapsody".
The Top 10 went as follows:
01. QUEEN – "Bohemian Rhapsody"
02. IRON MAIDEN - "Bring Your Daughter To The Slaughter"
03. MICHAEL JACKSON - "Billie Jean"
04. MADONNA - "Like a Prayer"
05. MADONNA - "Vogue"
06. ELVIS PRESLEY - "Jailhouse Rock"
07. OASIS - "Don't Look Back in Anger"
08. ABBA - "Dancing Queen"
09. MARIAH CAREY - "Without You"
10. JOHN LENNON - "Imagine"
According to a posting on the BBC Radio 1 web site, there were a total of 26,072 votes recorded, and QUEEN was the most voted for artist overall, but this was mainly due to votes for "Bohemian Rhapsody". Their two other Number 1s ("Innuendo" and "Under Pressure") only received a small amount of votes each.
To comment on a
story or review, you must be logged in to an active personal account on Facebook. Once you're logged in, you will be able to comment. User comments or postings do not reflect the viewpoint of
does not endorse, or guarantee the accuracy of, any user comment. To report spam or any abusive, obscene, defamatory, racist, homophobic or threatening comments, or anything that may violate any applicable laws, use the "Report to Facebook" and "Mark as spam" links that appear next to the comments themselves. To do so, click the downward arrow on the top-right corner of the Facebook comment (the arrow is invisible until you roll over it) and select the appropriate action. You can also send an e-mail to blabbermouthinbox(@)gmail.com with pertinent details.
reserves the right to "hide" comments that may be considered offensive, illegal or inappropriate and to "ban" users that violate the site's Terms Of Service. Hidden comments will still appear to the user and to the user's Facebook friends. If a new comment is published from a "banned" user or contains a blacklisted word, this comment will automatically have limited visibility (the "banned" user's comments will only be visible to the user and the user's Facebook friends).